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It’s OK Not to Know What Suits You

It’s OK Not to Know What Suits You

I had an online chat with a new client today, and she told me it had taken her nearly a year to book the consultation with me because she was embarrassed that she had no clue when it came to choosing clothes that flattered, and I just wanted to put my arms around her...

5 Reasons To See A Personal Stylist

5 Reasons To See A Personal Stylist

  The old adage “I shouldn’t be judged by how I look”, is no longer valid.  We live in a very visual and quick world.  Before someone even decides to speak to you, they will have formed an opinion as to whether they WANT to talk to you.  Based solely on your...

Dress for your body shape

Dress for your body shape

Dressing for your body shape is all about vertical and horizontal rules. If you want to give the illusion of height and length or divert attention from anything, go with vertical emphasis. Horizontal emphasis draws attention– so is a great tool for accentuating the...

What face shape am I?

What face shape am I?

There are three primary face shapes: Angular Curved Combination           Your face shape affects so many decisions about what to wear from your chest upwards– glasses and sun-glasses, jewellery, hair-styles and even necklines on tops and...

Style confidence

Style confidence

It can be hard to feel body confident in a world where girls and women are often made to feel unsure about their natural looks – not always directly, but through a never-ending onslaught from advertising, media and the multi-million pound beauty industry. So Claire...

Wear your message

Wear your message

👜 I remember doing an online consultation with a lady who had recently set up her own business. She had worked in the corporate world for so long that she had effectively given herself a uniform of black trousers and a plain shirt every day for 35 years. 👩‍🎨 Her new...

What Body Shape Am I?

What Body Shape Am I?

What Body Shape am I? The body shape you develop post puberty is pretty much the body shape you will have for life.  It has NOTHING to do with your dress size.  You will be the same SHAPE whether a size 8 or 18.  Your slim bits will always be your slim bits, while you...

What is a capsule wardrobe?

What is a capsule wardrobe?

So what exactly is a capsule wardrobe? Well, it’s about bringing together between 15 and 25 items of clothes to create a wardrobe that offers a broad range of combinations of clothes and accessories.  The clothes will suit you, look fab in loads of combinations and...

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